Birda Logo
Species Guide

Sula Cicadabird

Edolisoma sula

The Sula cicadabird, scientifically known as Edolisoma sula, is a member of the Campephagidae family. This avian species is also referred to by its other common names, the Sula cuckooshrike or Moluccan graybird.

Identification Tips

While the guide does not provide specific identification tips, one can infer that as a cicadabird, it likely exhibits the typical features of the genus Edolisoma, which includes a sturdy body, a strong beak, and perhaps a greyish plumage, as suggested by one of its common names.


The Sula cicadabird is known to inhabit subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, as well as subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, offering it a lush, verdant environment in which to thrive.


This bird is endemic to Indonesia, meaning it is found nowhere else in the world, making it a unique treasure of the Indonesian archipelago.

Conservation status

The Sula cicadabird is currently classified as Least Concern by the IUCN Red List, indicating that, for now, the species does not face an immediate threat of extinction in its natural habitat.

Unfortunately, the provided content does not include sufficient information to accurately fill out the sections on Behaviour, Song & calls, Breeding, Similar Species, Diet and Feeding. Should such information become available, it would provide a more comprehensive understanding of the Sula cicadabird's ecology and life history.

App logo
Birda is a birdwatching app and community aimed at curious people who want to deepen their connection with nature.

More Cuckooshrikes

Birda Logo

Your birdwatching journey like never before

Connect with nature in minutes
Take a walk, look out of the window and log the birds that you see. Feel good about those little connections to nature.
Discover the joy of birding
Find new birding spots, see more birds, share and celebrate with a like-minded community of nature lovers.
Play your part in saving nature
Logging your birding sightings and sessions turns into positive action for our planet. Every sighting counts.

Birda Blog

What Our Birders Say
Jake W
Great app
I use this app all the time as it’s quick and easy to log individual sightings or whole birding sessions. It’s an excellent way to meet new people and the forum is full of really friendly people. The challenges are a great way to get involved and learn more about birds. Cannot recommend it enough!
Mike T
Sense of Community
A great app, which is continually being improved. What really comes through is the passion of those behind the app. The sense of community is brilliant, so much help and support provided to new and/or in experienced birders.
A mordern game changer
Birda is an awesome app, its updated the world of birding to the modern day with a fun and easy to use app. It’s engaging and allows positive interaction with fellow bird lovers!
Paul F
Very good database
Highly recommend. It great that this app shows you male Vs female variations when posting. Very good database I'm really impressed.
Alex J
Friendly and helps to identify birds
Great birding app, good for logging your sightings, also has nice species guide. I'm enjoying the social aspect more than I expected, everyone seems friendly and helps to identify unknown birds. Good mix of newbies and experienced users.
Birda fan
I really enjoy using Birda, all sightings are recorded and photos can be added. There are monthly challenges which help to get you out to record your sightings. The Birda community are great and are happy to help with unidentified bird sightings. Suitable for all ages and experience!
Recommend for any bird watcher
Very wholesome app: I joined this app with a new interest in watching birds to help me find out what I was spotting. The community is very active in helping identify birds which is great and everyone is very kind so it’s just a nice wholesome community. I would definitely recommend this for any bird spotter 😃
Hip An
Really enjoying Birda where I live i have a lot of Red kites really hard to photograph but I can video are you planning some place on the app where us Birda can post vids🦉🦅
Alice J
Awesome Birding Community
I absolutely love the community aspect of this app. The app is so user friendly and has fun interactive challenges to get you out birding. I’ve tried others but since I’ve started using Birda I’ve not gone back!
Fantastic app - Love it!
Love this app and have used it almost daily. Lots of species information and easy to use. Love seeing birds spotted by other users in the UK and worldwide.
As featured in
AboutPressAmbassadorsAffiliatesInfluencersCareersPrivacyTerms & Conditions
An app for birdwatchers
Giving back
Connect with us
Copyright © 2024 Chirp Birding. All rights reserved.